This week's question arrives from the Philippines, courtesy of Amy. Bill dissects the question before giving several possible answers.
Ian Bremmer calls Hillary Clinton a "moneyball" candidate for president.
Dr. Christine Moutier of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention continues our series "Big Thinkers on Mental Health" with ways society can combat the rising suicide trend.
Balancing Act is an online tool, used by municipalities, that gives residents the ability to look at and tweak their city’s budget so that there is no deficit.
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Many social sciences — psychology, geography, and anthropology — were once mysterious. Researchers advanced these fields by working together and peer reviewing the evidence. The same benefits could be attained by...
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In this darkly hilarious outtake from his interview for Big Think Mentor, Neil deGrasse Tyson – astrophysicist and director of the Hayden Planetarium – warns that the universe is homicidal and we'd better watch our backs.